Raspberry White Chocolate Scones: Afternoon Tea Delight!
There’s nothing quite as delightful as a cozy afternoon tea session, and these Raspberry White Chocolate Scones are the perfect treat to accompany your teapot. With a crumbly, buttery texture, bursts of sweet raspberry, and creamy white chocolate chips, these scones are an absolute delight for your taste buds.
Imagine the scene: a sunlit room, a beautifully set tea table, and the aroma of freshly baked scones wafting through the air. This recipe will transport you to that picturesque afternoon tea experience.
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1/4 cup granulated sugar
- 2 tsp baking powder
- 1/2 tsp baking soda
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 1/2 cup unsalted butter, cold and cubed
- 1/2 cup buttermilk
- 1 large egg
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 1 cup fresh raspberries
- 1/2 cup white chocolate chips
- Preheat your oven to 425°F (220°C) and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
- In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
- Add the cold, cubed butter to the dry ingredients and use a pastry cutter or your fingers to work it into the mixture until it resembles coarse crumbs.
- In a separate bowl, whisk together the buttermilk, egg, and vanilla extract.
- Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and stir until just combined.
- Gently fold in the fresh raspberries and white chocolate chips.
- Turn the dough out onto a lightly floured surface and gently knead it a few times until it comes together.
- Pat the dough into a circle about 1-inch thick and cut it into 8 wedges.
- Place the scones on the prepared baking sheet and bake for 12-15 minutes or until they are golden brown.
- Remove from the oven and let them cool slightly before serving.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 8 scones
These Raspberry White Chocolate Scones are the perfect addition to your afternoon tea spread. Serve them warm with clotted cream and your favorite tea for a delightful treat.
Nutritional information per serving (1 scone): Calories 320, Fat 16g, Carbohydrates 40g, Protein 5g.
Afternoon tea has never been this delicious! These scones will become a cherished part of your tea-time tradition, making every sip of tea a memorable experience. Share them with loved ones and savor the moments of togetherness over a warm cup of tea and these delectable Raspberry White Chocolate Scones. Enjoy!